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Birth control is often a tricky thing to get right. While the pill works like a dream for some women, it wreaks havoc on others' hormones; the copper IUD sidesteps the hormone issue, but women with… read
We tend to think of unplanned pregnancy as the result of failure to use birth control — rather than failure of birth control itself. (And, at least some of the cultural judgment of unplanned pregnancy… read
IUD stands for “intrauterine device.” They’re also known as IUCs (intrauterine contraceptives) or IUSs (intrauterine systems). Simply put: It’s birth control that lives in your uterus, which makes… read
How long does it take fertility to resume after stopping birth control? Myths that birth control makes you infertile abound, but they’re total bunk. Though 99% of women will use birth control at some… read